Election and Voting Information
Trustee Election, May 2, 2020
Midlothian ISD along with the City of Midlothian and Ellis County entities hosting a May election will contract with Ellis County Elections Office for the May 2, 2020 Election.
Local Election Filing Period is:
- January 15, 2020 - February 14, 2020
- Midlothian ISD Administration office is open from 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Monday - Friday, except on February 14, 2020 the office will close at 5:00 p.m.
Early Voting Dates and Times are:
- April 20-24, 2020 from 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
- April 27-28, 2020 from 7:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.
Board of Trustee Elections
According to policy, Midlothian Independent School District holds an election each year for the selection of Trustees. By law, Midlothian is subject to conducting a joint election with a local entity such as the City of Midlothian and/or Ellis County Elections Administration for each election and must facilitate the Trustee Election on a uniform election date in either May or November. Midlothian holds elections in May of each year.
Based upon policy BBB (LOCAL) - SCHEDULE OF ELECTIONS, Trustees shall be elected by position or place for three-year terms with elections held annually, as indicated below:
Places 1, 2, and 3
The election for places 1, 2, and 3 shall be held in 2018, 2021, 2024, and in three-year intervals thereafter.
Places 4 and 5
The election for places 4 and 5 shall be held in 2019, 2022, 2025, and in three-year intervals thereafter.
Places 6 and 7
The election for places 6 and 7 shall be held in 2020, 2023, 2026, and in three-year intervals thereafter.
In line with the schedule and policy, Positions 6 and 7 are up for election on May2, 2020.
Eligibility requirements can be seen at:
Midlothian ISD residents interested in running for School Board may access the application and supplemental paperwork via this link or pick up a packet from the L.A. Mills Administration Building.
Application for candidacy for May 2, 2020 Board of Trustees Election